WAS monthly events usually are held on the third Wednesday of the month. Programs begin at 7:30 p.m. at the U-M Matthaei Botanical Gardens, 1800 Dixboro Road, Ann Arbor. Free and open to the public. Please note: The Matthaei Botanical Gardens charges for parking at the rate of $1.20 an hour, enforced 7 days a week from 8am to 8pm. Members of the Matthaei Botanical Gardens and Nichols Arboretum park for free.
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Matthaei Botanical Gardens
Join Washtenaw Audubon’s field trip organizer Bryn Martin for a report on our most recent international field trip: Spain. From desert to high in the Pyrenees, we visited various habitats and saw over 200 species of birds, including the elusive Wallcreeper. Bryn Martin teaches high school in Livonia and is an avid international birder.
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
No location provided or location is TBD
Join Lathe Claflin for a program on a recent trip to eastern Panama organized by former Washtenaw Audubon member Matt Hysell. With over 250 species seen, rarities included Crested Eagle, Harpy Eagle, and Streaked Xenops. Lathe Claflin is a retired U-M professor who has led many field trips for Jackson Audubon, Washtenaw Audubon, Whitefish Point Bird Observatory, and the Haehnle Audubon Sanctuary in Jackson County.